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Hammered Coins

Buy rare Hammered Coins at BullionByPost. See British coins through the ages, with coins bearing the busts of famous monarchs including James I, Henry VIII, and Elizabeth I.

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For thousands of years, hammered coins were the only way to produce currency, and it was a trade skill that held off the advent of Milled Coins for almost two hundred years - despite the technology existing to make accurate, rounded coins.

Hammered Coins have distinct flattened edges and are visibly uneven and misshapen compared to Milled Coins and modern day coinage, showing how far coin production has come. Grab yourself a piece of history while our stock lasts.